Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for February 21-24, 2013

The winter beers are still flowing at festivals across the country this weekend, including at Dunedin Brewery’s Stogies & Stout in sunny Dunedin, Florida. Enjoy these thick, warming high-gravity brews while the weather remains appropriate – we’re already seeing spring seasonals on the shelves. This week’s tip is directed at…

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Extreme Beer Fest is rescheduled; more tickets available

The annual and always sold-out Extreme Beer Fest was to take place in Boston on February 8-9, but winter storm Nemo forced a postponement as roads became impassable and the city shut down public transportation. Festival organizers BeerAdvocate.com just announced the rescheduled dates for the Extreme Beer Fest – March…

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Beer Sessions Radio – Episode 151 – Gearin’ Up for New York City Beer Week

We’re anticipating New York City Beer Week on Beer Sessions Radio! Jimmy Carbone is joined in the studio by Jonathan White of Bobolink Farm & Dairy to talk cheesemaking, and cows’ affinity for beer. Shane Welch and Jeff Gorlechen of Sixpoint Craft Ales stop by to talk about some of…

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The Broken Odometer – “Presidents and Their Beer”

HAPPY PRESIDENTS’ DAY Beer has had a long history with U.S. Presidents. George Washington preferred English-style porter. Thomas Jefferson regularly served beer at the dinner table, later becoming a student of the brewing process. James Madison wanted to appoint a Secretary of Beer and even considered proposing a government-run brewery.…

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Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for February 15 to 18, 2013

There’s nothing more romantic on Valentine’s Day weekend than a road trip to a beer festival with your significant other – at least for some of us. If you and your sweetie are both lovers of craft brews, here are a few options from across the country. The Weekend Beer…

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Beer Sessions Radio – Episode 150 – Kings County Brewer’s Collective & Pints 4 Prostates

New York City has a strong homebrewing scene! This week on Beer Sessions Radio, Jimmy Carbone is chatting with John Kleinchester of Beertography, as well as Jason Sahler and Kyler Serfass of the new Kings County Brewer’s Collective. Tune in to hear the crew talk about Homebrew Alley VII, and…

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The Broken Odometer – “Readying For St. Patty’s Day Parade”

Olive Oyl, all streamlined 1,500 pounds of her, is back on the road after a detailing of her finer appendages by Coronadan Jerry “I Love to Shine Things” Tocci. We’re getting ready for next month’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, IF they let us in. We were quite the scandal last…

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